With Steve Donahue out at BC the search starts for the next man in charge of the basketball team, and Joe Sullivan of the Boston Globe thinks the university won’t have to look very far to find him.
College basketball expert Doug Gottlieb of CBS Sports spoke with Andy Gresh and Scott Zolak Wednesday afternoon about the upcoming men’s basketball tournament.
Michael Whitmer of the Boston Globe called in to give his tournament sleepers, which top seeds are in danger of the upset, and the teams built for the Final Four.
Andujar is a 6’6”, 205-pound point forward. He can handle the ball like a guard and draw bigger defenders out of the lane.
Billy Baron, the MAAC Player of the Year, played in the ACC and Atlantic-10 before coming to Canisius, giving him a better perspective than most on the quality of play across conferences.
Iona and Manhattan, two schools separated by fewer than 10 miles, will play for the MAAC championship in Springfield, MA.
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The 5’11” Tharpe is averaging 30 minutes, 8.9 points, and 5.1 assists per game while shooting 45 percent from the field, 39 percent from deep, and 82 percent from the line.
The Big Ten’s Freshman of the Year last season is averaging 17.9 points per game (second in the conference), 4.3 rebounds, 2.8 assists, and two steals for the 22-6 Spartans.
With a day off on Tuesday, Celtics head coach Brad Stevens took advantage of his free time and went back home to Indiana to visit a former Butler player of his who is currently battling cancer.